Sridevi Live Funeral Updates Mumbai: Final Journey Begins; Body Being Taken For Cremation: – Well, as you all know that one of the most appreciated Bollywood actress and beauty Sridevi is no more with us. She died 2 days back in Dubai and now the whole world is in shock. Reports are coming that today the funeral will happen as it is not happening right now because the Dubai forensics team didn’t present the blood test result till now which is why the funeral is delayed. You all may know that her body will arrive Mumbai in today through a private plan.
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As per the news till now Bollywood’s first female superstar, Sridevi, died in a Dubai hotel on February 24. She suffered a cardiac arrest while she was taking a bath on Saturday night, getting ready for a dinner with her husband Boney Kapoor. Well, this is one of the most tragic death we have ever seen this year and it is really bad. Boney Kapoor and Sridevi best pictures
3.14pm: Rani Mukerjee remembers her ‘maa’ Sridevi and how she used to call her ‘laddoo.’ Read full story here.
2.53pm: Boney Kapoor, Mohit Marwah and Arjun Kapoor spotted on the hearse.
2.43pm: Scene outside Vile Parle Seva Samaj Crematorium where Sridevi’s cortege is scheduled to arrive shortly.
2.36pm: The state honours for Sridevi, who was conferred Padma Shri in 2013, included draping her body in the Tricolour with elaborate arrangements by the Mumbai Police, and a gun salute before the cremation.
2.12pm: Sridevi begins her last journey. Husband Boney Kapoor and daughters Khushi and Janhvi were spotted by her side before the cortege began. She would be cremated with state honours at Vile Parle Seva Samaj Crematorium. Fans were seen breaking down as their golden girl started her last journey.
2.00pm: Police has begun lathi charge to control the crowd. Fans were not let in after 12pm to pay their last respects, as a result of which too many of them ended up waiting outside. Despite repeated warnings by the police, the crowd refused to leave. The police then had to resort to lathi charge.
1.50pm: Sridevi is dressed in her favourite Kanjeevaram red and golden saree for her final journey. Her body has been kept in a glass casket. The procession is scheduled to begin at 2.00pm. Read full story here.
1.30pm: There seems to be crowd of around 7,000 outside Celebration Sports Club. While, there are quite a lot of fans here some seem to be waiting around even after paying their last respects to catch a glimpse of other Bollywood celebrities. The crowd is getting unmanageable for the police and the security personnel. Police and the traffic crew are asking people to not crowd the gates before the body leaves from the club. Around 500 police personnel have been deployed to manage the crowd.
1.25pm: Filmfare has shared pictures of the truck on which Sridevi’s mortal remains will be transported to the crematorium in Vile Parle.
1.15pm: Mumbai Police tries to control the ever-increasing crowd outside Celebration Sports Club.
12.57pm: Vidya Balan, Fardeen Khan, Vivek and Suresh Oberoi, Chiranjeevi, Venkatesh, Himesh Reshammiya, Malaika Arora, Rajkummar Rao, Patralekha, Ramesh Sippy, Kiran Juneja, Tisca Chopra, Sajid Khan, John Abraham and Sanjay Leela Bhansali arrive to pay respects.
12.50pm: Arjun Kapoor spotted inside the Celebration Sports Club with his family members.
12.33pm: Actors Deepika Padukone, Jackie Shroff, Sophie Chaudhary, Shahid Kapoor and his wife Mira Rajput and directors Rakesh Roshan and David Dhawan arrive to pay respects.
12.25pm: Actor Rekha and fashion designer Manish Malhotra arrive to pay respects.
12.20pm: According to ANI, Sridevi will be cremated with state honours. The Mumbai Police band has reached Celebrations Sports Club to honour the actor.
12.15pm: According to The Indian Express, Sridevi’s body is laid inside a glass casket, adorned with flowers inside the Celebration Sports Club. Fans and Bollywood celebrities are offering prayers and condolences to the grieving family. Husband Boney Kapoor and his daughters Janhvi and Khushi appear ‘visibly shattered.’ Other family members including Boney’s brothers Sanjay and Anil are receiving the guests while his niece Sonam Kapoor and her boyfriend Anand Ahuja are standing beside Sridevi’s body.
12.14pm: Singer Alka Yagnik and Mahima Chaudhary arrive to pay respects.
12.03pm: A man from Kerala, Ashraf “Sherry” Thamarassery, helped bring her mortal remains home…and for 4,700 others. Read full story here.
11.30am: Green Acres Society, where Sridevi used to live with her family, has cancelled their Holi function as a mark of respect towards the actor.
11.27am: Fashion designer Masaba Gupta with husband and film producer Madhu Mantena, Bhojpuri actor Ravi Kisan and Bollywood directors Imtiaz Ali and Subhash Ghai arrive to pay respects.
11.10am: Actors Jacqueline Fernandez, Kajol, Ajay Devgn, Jaya Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit and her husband Dr Sriram Nene arrive to pay respects.
11.02am: Television actors Karishma Tanna and Rakhi Sawant arrive to pay respects.
10.45am: Sushmita Sen arrives to pay respects.
10.38am: Aishwarya Rai, Tabu, Manish Paul and Satish Kaushik arrive at Celebration Sports Club to pay last tributes.
10.18 am: Family members of Sridevi have started arriving at the venue. After Sanjay Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor reached the prayer hall with Anand Ahuja, as did Sonam’s sister Rhea and brother Harshvardhan Kapoor. Farah Khan also reached Celebration Club to pay last tributes to Sridevi. Hema Malni also reached the venue with daughter Esha Deol.
10.06am: Bollywood actors have started arriving to pay condolences to Sridevi’s family. Akshaye Khanna, who worked with Sridevi in her last Bollywood release Mom, reached the venue where he was seen with Sanjay Kapoor before proceeding to where the actor’s body has been kept.
9.58 am: Not just celebs and film personalities, the grieving fans of Sridevi who have lined up at Celebration Sports Club since morning are paying their last respects to the departed star. They have come with banners and flowers and are standing in long queues to have one last look at the Bollywood star. Sridevi ruled the industry in 80s and 90s and her return to the screen with English Vinglish and Mom was highly appreciated.
9.44am: Actor Annu Kapoor has criticised the insensitive media coverage on Sridevi’s death in an interview to ANI at Celebration Sports Club. “It’s media job to ask questions, it’s people’s call if they want to throw it in the dustbin or not. At this moment, family is in a lot of pain. Daughters have lost their mother at such a young age. We should pray for them,” he said. Annu plays Sridevi’s boss in Mr India.
9.30am: Actor and India’s representative at Miss Universe 2015 pageant, Urvashi Rautela arrives to pay final respects to Sridevi.
9.20am: Arbaaz Khan arrives at Celebration Sports Club to pay final respects to Sridevi.
9.15am: T-Series’ Priya Gupta shared a prayer meet invitation on Twitter. “If you want to pay your condolences to your favourite #Srideviji.”
9.13am: Sridevi’s last remains have been brought to the Celebration Sports Club where fans and Bollywood celebs will pay their final respects to the star.
9.00am: Sridevi’s brother-in-law Sanjay Kapoor arrives at Celebration Sports Club.
8.56am: Ritiesh Deshmukh has called the media coverage on Sridevi’s death a ‘bl**dy circus’ in a tweet. “It’s a bloody circus. Some of the TV channels have dug new lows for themselves. Let’s give #Sridevi Ji & her family the dignity & respect they deserve,” he wrote.
8.00am: Security personnel and Mumbai police can be seen outside the Celebration Sports Club in Lokhandwala, Mumbai where fans, Bollywood celebs and media persons will pay final respects to the actor.
12.00am: Salman Khan arrives at Sridevi’s residence.
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Also, as per the reports, Boney found Sridevi lying unconscious in the bathtub. He called a friend for help and reported the death to the police at 9 pm. Some sources are saying that there is no confirmation till now saying that cardiac arrest as the cause of her death. Even, Sanjay Kapoor said that “We are completely shocked. She had no history of a heart attack.” Sri Devi Passes Away at Age 54
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#Sridevi‘s body now LEAVES the embalming unit
— Khaleej Times (@khaleejtimes) February 27, 2018
Till now, reports are coming that the forensic report will be issued after two hours and now the sources are claiming that they will be going to talk about this whole issues. We are sure that this is going to be a word out soon. Overall, here we are going to share the live updates on everything. You are going to get all information here about this tragic death of Bollywood beauty.